ANSI Common Lisp 7 Objects 7.6 Generic Functions and Methods 7.6.6 Method Selection and Combination
126.96.36.199 Determining the Effective Method
The effective method is determined by the following three-step procedure:
- 1.Select the applicable methods.
- 2.Sort the applicable methods by precedence order, putting
the most specific method first.
- 3.Apply method combination to the sorted list of
applicable methods, producing the effective method.
188.8.131.52.1 Selecting the Applicable Methods
184.108.40.206.2 Sorting the Applicable Methods by Precedence Order
220.127.116.11.3 Applying method combination to the sorted list of applicable methods